Posts tagged with '2014'

2014 Najita Distinguished Lecture

Jun'ichi Isomae
“Haruki Murakami and the Question of Uneven Democracy in Post-Fukushima Japan”

April 21, 2014  |  5:00pm
1025 E 58th St, Chicago, IL  60637
Swift Hall, 3rd Floor Lecture Room

Free and open to the public; reception to follow

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Film Screening: Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence

Film Screening

Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence

February 10  |  7pm
Film Studies Center, Cobb 307
5811 S. Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL

Join the Center for East Asia Studies on Monday, February 10th for a film screening of Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence, a classic film by Nagisa Oshima about a Japanese POW camp during World War II.

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Kojin Karatani: Neoliberalism as a Historical Stage

Wednesday, April 23  |  5:00pm
Location: Social Sciences Research Building, Room 122
1126 E 59th St, Chicago, IL  60637

In this major, paradigm-shifting work, Kojin Karatani systematically re-reads Marx's version of world history, shifting the focus of critique from modes of production to modes of exchange.

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